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El Rincon Restaurante Mexicano

) #44 of 128 Restaurants in Sedona $$ - $$$, Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
336 State Route 179, Tlaquepaque Village, Sedona, AZ 86336-6144
+1 928-282-4648
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“chimichanga” (90 reviews)
“navajo pizza” (37 reviews)
“guacamole” (91 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
336 State Route 179, Tlaquepaque Village, Sedona, AZ 86336-6144
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Reviewed October 7, 2015 via mobile

Had been here years earlier with great memories. Great memories enough that this was the first restaurant we hunted for in Sedona. However, this time was a complete 180. The prices were high and everything was an extra that typically comes with quesadilla (sour cream,...More

2  Thank Juliana R
Reviewed October 6, 2015

Well drinks were okay but I was not thrilled with the food but very inexpensive for a lot. If you are shopping to the area nice stop for a break and linch.

Thank LDtravelalot
Reviewed October 5, 2015 via mobile

We were prepared for some good Mexican food. We were disappointed in what was presented in all four meals. Not one we would try again

2  Thank Gordon Y
Reviewed October 2, 2015

We went to the Art District and had lunch here, it was the best chimichanga I have ever had. They use Navajo flat bread instead of tortilla and it is superb! Great location, the patio is wonderful to have lunch at. Best margarita I've ever...More

Thank Cheryl U
Reviewed October 2, 2015

Nice place, but food was just ok, chicken was very dry. Service was good drinks ok not a high choice of beers either they did have a nice band but he did not come to tables like the brochure said

1  Thank FrankWilcox
Reviewed September 30, 2015

Great enchiladas and margaritas! Good service, too! A little higher priced than average, but a great atmosphere and lots of menu options.

Thank PTroyP
Reviewed September 30, 2015

Not a drinker and looking for good Mexican Food. This was recommended by hotel and trolly tour guide (which makes me wonder if they are being paid by El Rincon). Food cost double what you'd pay for similar in almost any city, large or small....More

1  Thank C T
Reviewed September 27, 2015

We stumbled upon this restaurant while touring the Village and decided on Mexican food for my birthday dinner. We sat outside in a beautiful garden area near a large tree. Our waiter Jonathan was very kind and accommodating to us. He recommended the Margaritas to...More

Thank Gregory J
Reviewed September 24, 2015

Tasty Mexican offerings with very good service; nice patio. Pet friendly. Within the Tlaquepaque specialty shops.

Thank Gabelex
Reviewed September 22, 2015

Delicious food and great service! Their menu is reasonably priced and their portions are fairly large. The chicken tamales are especially good.

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you have gluten free options?
May 2, 2016|
Answer Show all 7 answers
Response from El Rincon S | Property representative |
Yes, all items like the number plates made with corn tortillas are GF. Items made with flour tortillas are not, like burritos. Salads are GF. Chips and salsa are GF. Fajitas are GF with corn tortillas. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $18
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 336 State Route 179, Tlaquepaque Village, Sedona, AZ 86336-6144
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Sedona
  • Phone Number: +1 928-282-4648
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El Rincon Restaurant Mexicano offers “Arizona Style” Mexican cuisine - a blending of traditional Mexican with southwestern Navajo influences. Created in 1976, El Rincon is one of Sedona’s most recommended and visited restaurants. Having served over 3.5 million guests, El Rincon is loved by locals and tourists alike with many repeat visits the custom.El Rincon features:• “Arizona Style” Mexican Cuisine• World Famous Margaritas• Family Friendly Service• Indoor and Patio SeatingEl Rincon's favorite specialties are the hand rolled Chimichangas. Each one is hand rolled with sopapilla masa folded around your choice of beef, chicken, shrimp or chili and beans, then deep fried and served with your choice of red or green enchilada sauce, rice and beans or guacamole salad. For an added treat try our dessert Chimichangas: chocolate cherry, apple, peach, and more. Also try our Navajo Pizza made with sopapilla crust. The menu includes all your favorite traditional Mexican dishes such as, tacos, enchiladas, burritos, tamales and chili rellenos. We use local grown all natural ingredients made fresh daily, free range chicken and beef, no preservatives, no lard ever!El Rincon’s Margaritas are famous too. “It’s the homemade sweet & sour that makes them so good,” says Demetrio Wagner, founder and owner. “Just add your favorite tequila,” added Demetrio. Popular flavors include prickly pear, strawberry, peach, jalapeño, and coconut.El Rincon's open lunch and dinner, seating first come, first served for lunch with reservations accepted for dinner starting at 5 pm.El Rincon is complemented by the exceptional amenities of Tlaquepaque Village, including art galleries, jewelry shops, picturesque hallways, colorful flowers, and giant sycamore trees with enchanting courtyards.